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Irvin Mayfield and NOJO to Play the Van Wezel, 2/11 Irvin Mayfield and NOJO to Play the Van Wezel, 2/11
by BWW News Desk - January 30, 2015

Irvin Mayfield and the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra (NOJO) hit the road for a 12-city tour which will make a stop at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, February 11. In addition to Mayfield on trumpet, the 18-piece Orchestra includes such respected musicians as Victor Atkins on piano and Ed "Sweetbrea... (more...)
TO LOVE THE BEE GEES Charity Record Launches Kickstarter Campaign TO LOVE THE BEE GEES Charity Record Launches Kickstarter Campaign
by BWW News Desk - January 30, 2015

'To Love the Bee Gees: A Tribute To The Brothers Gibb' is a collection of well-curated, new and exclusive recordings of Bee Gees songs reflecting the magic of the originals and the breadth of musical styles Barry, Robin and Maurice created throughout the past fifty years. The producers of 'To Love t... (more...)
Harry Connick, Jr. Comes to the Van Wezel, 2/10 Harry Connick, Jr. Comes to the Van Wezel, 2/10
by BWW News Desk - January 30, 2015

The exuberant jack of all trades, Harry Connick, Jr. has exemplified excellence across multiple genres, mediums and industries since he was a boy, earning numerous accolades and awards along the way. His dynamic talent will light up the Van Wezel Performing Arts stage on February 10, 2015 at 8pm.... (more...)
Entertainment Attorney Russell Frackman to Receive GRAMMY Service Award Entertainment Attorney Russell Frackman to Receive GRAMMY Service Award
by BWW News Desk - January 30, 2015

Russell Frackman, a partner in the law firm of Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP, will be the recipient of the 2015 Service Award, which will be presented by Cary Sherman, Chairman and CEO of the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).... (more...)
Tariq 'Black Thought' Trotter Set for MOSCOT Benefit Concert, 2/12 Tariq 'Black Thought' Trotter Set for MOSCOT Benefit Concert, 2/12
by BWW News Desk - January 29, 2015

Tariq 'Black Thought' Trotter (lead vocalist and co-founder of the Grammy winning hip-hop group The Roots, featured nightly on NBC's The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon), Jeremy Ellis (Human Music Machine), and Ray Angry (GRAMMY Nominated on Keys) are set for MOSCOT's intimate, once-in-a-lifetime... (more...)
Billy Joel Adds 24th Concert at Madison Square Garden Billy Joel Adds 24th Concert at Madison Square Garden
by BWW News Desk - January 29, 2015

Madison Square Garden Entertainment announced today that legendary musician and Garden franchise Billy Joel has added a 24th show as part of his record-breaking residency at The World's Most Famous Arena on December 17, 2015 at 8:00PM. The December show, part of the Time Warner Cable Concert Series,... (more...)
The Four Tops to Play Arcadia Performing Arts Center, 2/21 The Four Tops to Play Arcadia Performing Arts Center, 2/21
by BWW News Desk - January 29, 2015

Arcadia Performing Arts Foundation continues its 2015 Season with The Four Tops on Saturday, February 21 at 8pm. The Four Tops is one of soul's most legendary groups and shaped the Motown sound, as we know it.... (more...)
Deborah Cox & More Join GRAMMY Foundation Legacy Concert Lineup Deborah Cox & More Join GRAMMY Foundation Legacy Concert Lineup
by BWW News Desk - January 29, 2015

The GRAMMY Foundation® will host Lean On Me: A Celebration Of Music And Philanthropy, the 17th Annual GRAMMY Foundation Legacy Concert, featuring live musical performances and archival footage from its preservation archives.... (more...)
Sneak Peek - TNT's Music Special NEIGHBORHOOD WITH JENNIFER LOPEZ, Airing 2/14 Sneak Peek - TNT's Music Special NEIGHBORHOOD WITH JENNIFER LOPEZ, Airing 2/14
by TV News Desk - January 29, 2015

Actor, recording artist and international superstar Jennifer Lopez is coming to TNT to kick off a brand new series of music specials with partner State Farm that gives the biggest names in music a chance to thank The Neighbors who inspired them and continue to inspire greatness in their communities ... (more...)
Steely Dan Comes to Wells Fargo Center for the Arts This Spring Steely Dan Comes to Wells Fargo Center for the Arts This Spring
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

Following the news of Steely Dan's upcoming performances at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, it has been announced today the band will have a run of select concerts in April 2015.... (more...)
Rufus Reid Big Band Will Play the Jazz Standard, 2/26-3/1 Rufus Reid Big Band Will Play the Jazz Standard, 2/26-3/1
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

The Rufus Reid Big Band will play the Jazz Standard in NYC from February 26 to March 1, 2015.... (more...)
Afrolicious to Return to the Elbo Room, Beginning 2/5 Afrolicious to Return to the Elbo Room, Beginning 2/5
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

Afrolicious, the live-electronic outfit from San Francisco, is resuming their famed seven years running weekly party at the Elbo Room on Thursday, February 5th, filling the void for unique, funky, soulful and Afro oriented music in the city and Bay Area.... (more...)
Rosanne Cash Will Be Carnegie Hall's 'Perspectives' Artist in 2015-16 Rosanne Cash Will Be Carnegie Hall's 'Perspectives' Artist in 2015-16
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

As part of its 2015-2016 season announcement, Carnegie Hall today shared that singer-songwriter Rosanne Cash will curate a four-concert Perspectives series at the Hall beginning in October 2015.... (more...)
Carnegie Hall to Welcome Alan Gilbert, Marin Alsop & More During 2015-16 Season Carnegie Hall to Welcome Alan Gilbert, Marin Alsop & More During 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

Clive Gillinson, Executive and Artistic Director, today announced Carnegie Hall's 2015-2016 season consisting of more than 170 concerts as well as wide-ranging education and community programs created by Carnegie Hall's Weill Music Institute. The upcoming season includes performances by many of the ... (more...)
Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy to Perform at MPAC, 2/27 Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy to Perform at MPAC, 2/27
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

Fiddler Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy bring the entire family as they present an evening of singing, dancing and world class music-making at Mayo Performing Arts Center on Friday, February 27, 2015 at 8 pm. Tickets are $29-59.... (more...)
THE PINK FLOYD EXPERIENCE to Play MPAC, 2/26 THE PINK FLOYD EXPERIENCE to Play MPAC, 2/26
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

The sounds and sights of a Pink Floyd concert come to life onstage when The Pink Floyd Experience comes to Mayo Performing Arts Center on Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 8 pm. Tickets are $39-59.... (more...)
Laurie Berkner Coming to MPAC, 2/22 Laurie Berkner Coming to MPAC, 2/22
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

Best-selling children's recording artist and preschool television favorite Laurie Berkner will bring The Laurie Berkner Band to New Jersey for a 'Dance Party' concert for families at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 22 at the Mayo Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $25-35.... (more...)
Buddy Holly Hologram Show Headed for Texas and the World Buddy Holly Hologram Show Headed for Texas and the World
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

Hologram USA Entertainment Inc. has announced another historic, full-length show around the image and work of one of the world's most beloved stars, Buddy Holly.... (more...)
Johnny Mathis to Perform with LA Phil at Walt Disney Concert Hall, 4/4 Johnny Mathis to Perform with LA Phil at Walt Disney Concert Hall, 4/4
by BWW News Desk - January 27, 2015

Music icon Johnny Mathis makes his venue debut at Walt Disney Concert Hall on Saturday, April 4, 2015, at 8:00 PM. Joined on stage by the Los Angeles Philharmonic, led by his music director and pianist Scott Lavender, Mathis will perform some of his greatest hits and personal favorites. Tickets go o... (more...)
Maroon 5 to Perform on CBS's THE VICTORIA'S SECRET SWIM SPECIAL, 2/26 Maroon 5 to Perform on CBS's THE VICTORIA'S SECRET SWIM SPECIAL, 2/26
by TV News Desk - January 27, 2015

For the first time on network television, viewers will get a glimpse into Victoria's Secret's sexiest swim show of the year, THE VICTORIA'S SECRET SWIM SPECIAL, Thursday, Feb. 26 (10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT), on the CBS Television Network.... (more...)
New York Live Arts Sets Lineup for Spring 2015 LIVE IDEAS Festival New York Live Arts Sets Lineup for Spring 2015 LIVE IDEAS Festival
by BWW News Desk - January 26, 2015

New York Live Arts today announced the schedule of its third annual Live Ideas festival, S K Y - Force and Wisdom in America Today, taking place April 15 - 19, 2015. Curated by world renowned visual artist, inventor and performer Laurie Anderson in conjunction with New York Live Arts' Artistic Direc... (more...)
Guitarist-Vocalist Waldemar Bastos Set for ARATANI World Series, 1/31 Guitarist-Vocalist Waldemar Bastos Set for ARATANI World Series, 1/31
by BWW News Desk - December 22, 2014

Exiled Angolan guitarist -vocalist Waldemar Bastos makes a rare LA appearance as part of the inaugural ARATANI World series of global music and dance. The series celebrates the songs, sounds and dance of seven ensembles both local and international from Africa, India, Hawaii, Philippines, Japan, Bul... (more...)
Second Wave of Acts Set for LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2015, Including LaBamba's Big Band Second Wave of Acts Set for LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2015, Including LaBamba's Big Band
by BWW News Desk - December 22, 2014

Jersey Shore legend RICHIE 'LaBAMBA' ROSENBERG, a late night TV fixture for the past 20 years anchoring the horn section in Conan O'Brien's band, will return to his roots to lead a very special version of his big band as host of the anchor event of LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2015 for its 15th anniversa... (more...)
Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band to Return to The Orleans Showroom, 2/7-8 Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band to Return to The Orleans Showroom, 2/7-8
by BWW News Desk - December 22, 2014

Award-winning blues musicians Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band will bring their chart-topping hits to The Orleans Showroom February 7 and 8.... (more...)
The Recording Academy Calls Late Larry Henley a 'Staunch Advocate' of Entertainers in Touching Statement The Recording Academy Calls Late Larry Henley a 'Staunch Advocate' of Entertainers in Touching Statement
by BWW News Desk - December 20, 2014

BroadwayWorld previously reported that hit songwriter and Grammy Award-winner Larry Henley passed away this week. The recording academy has just released a statement conveying their condolences and sorrow at the loss of this talent.... (more...)











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